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Big Fish, Small Pond

Aug 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
Located 20 minutes west of Hartford, CT, Unionville got its name because the corners of three surrounding towns united to form it. Another union was formed in the town when a hairstylist and...
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Events in the Industry, Benefits and Awards

Aug 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
2008 Global Salon Business Awards Names Winners Star salon owners from around the globe who consistently demonstrate excellence in the day-to-day running of their businesses were honored...
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Eco-Conscious Business

Aug 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
Thinking of "going green" at your salon? Pick up a copy of Minding Your Business: Profits That Restore the Planet by Horst M. Rechelbacher (Earth Aware Editions, 2008), founder of Aveda and...
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Rhythm of the Night

Aug 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
When coming up with a concept for the latest Juut location, which opened in September 2007, owner David Wagner took inspiration from the Edina, MN, space's previous life as a restaurant and bar...
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Comeback Kid

Jul 01 2008 | By Marianne Dougherty
Beauty and style expert Christopher Hopkins, aka "The Makeover Guy," has just written a book that could help you offer advice to baby boomers concerned about looking their best. Staging Your...
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So Long

Jul 01 2008 | By Rachel Aguiar
Before you choose a line of extensions, it's important to know as much as you can about what's on the market and how to work with them. We asked Shiela Stotts, a pioneer in the hair...
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Members Only

Jul 01 2008 | By Lotus Abrams
One of the best ways to attain a devoted clientele is to start a loyalty or membership program to reward clients for purchasing retail products, completing service visits, referring new...
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It's in the Cards

Jul 01 2008 | By Lori Morris
California-based makeup artist and hairstylist Armando Sarabia recently updated his business cards to better reflect his services. Sarabia, who specializes in weddings, came up with the...
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New Products

Jul 01 2008 | By American Salon Staff
1. THERMAFUSE Turn up the volume on fine, lifeless hair with Fixxé Mousse from ThermaFuse. Containing an infusion of volume-building proteins, Fixxé Mousse pumps up...
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Big Fish, Small Pond

Jul 01 2008 | By Nicole Palmieri
Originally named Turkeytown due to the presence of wild turkeys in the area, New Providence, NJ, was renamed in 1759 when the balcony of a Presbyterian church collapsed without causing a...
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